Vail Resorts has announced its nearing its goal of using wind and other alternative sources for all its North American resorts.
Denver Post File
Vail Resorts reports the company taken a major step toward its 100% renewable electricity goal as a new large-scale wind farm, enabled by the company, has gone online.
Vail Resorts has committed to purchase 310,000 megawatt hours of wind energy annually from the new 82-turbine Plum Creek Wind project, which will address more than 90% of the company’s current electricity use across its 34 North American resorts. As a part of Vail Resorts’ “Commitment to Zero” sustainability pledge, the company has a goal to reach 100% renewable electricity by 2030.
Vail Resorts in 2018 announced a partnership with global renewable